No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Merrillville, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and college and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Merrillville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. How? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Hooray!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college with confidence.

From learning how to balance bigger workloads to preparing an amazing application essay, Sylvan can equip your teen with the skills and knowledge he or she needs to prepare for college. Get started on the path to success!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Merrillville because our programs deliver tangible results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Get Started and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! Take the first step and get started today for just $95*. Contact us today to learn more.